General & Specialist Medical in Yongsan-guSeoul has become the primary destination for overseas patients looking to have medical procedures done that would otherwise be too expensive or unsafe/unreliable in their home country. Part of why healthcare in Korea is so affordable and sought after is due to the fact that most hospitals are equipped with the latest advances in medical equipment, which is made possible through continued government support. Patients from abroad choose Korea because they enjoy world-class specialist treatment at a fraction of the price. Many medical tourists also take the opportunity to travel, sightsee and relax in Korea after their procedures.
General and specialist procedures offered in Korea include; specialized programs aimed at early detection of cancer, examinations targeting cardiovascular diseases; orthopedic surgeries such as total knee arthroplasty, rotator cuff repair and knee replacement surgery. For parents and individuals struggling with pregnancy, OB/GYB services like: IVF (in-vitro fertilization), egg freezing, fertility check-up (male and female), genome analysis and artificial insemination. Seoul hospitals also offer the revolutionary non – invasive natural sound voice feminization. Breast-conserving surgery is another sought after procedure in Korea and technical procedures like gallbladder stone (Robotic-Assisted Single-Site Gallbladder Surgery). Korea also boasts professional chiropractors that have decades of experience working and studying abroad. Lastly in the Urology field; girth enlargement, penile enlargement/reduction, procedures for erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation.